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There's a water crisis in Gaza that the end of fighting might not solve

Posted on AllSides December 29th, 2023
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For Nidal Al Barrawi, his wife and eight children, the struggle to get enough water in Gaza has become a big part of the family's daily routine.

The family fled to Rafah, near the Egyptian border, in recent weeks as fighting intensified around their home in northern Gaza.

Now, just filling containers with the 20 liters (5 gallons) they can get per day for drinking, cooking and bathing means waiting in line from early morning until noon at a water distribution point.

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